The Beacon Team has prepared a short video introduction to Beacon. The video gives you an overview of the benefits of using Beacon: Beacon is online and always available from any device Beacon brings security for your records Beacon reduces the workload of your committee and volunteers Beacon is simple to operate for users Beacon […]
The Beacon team invite you to Beacon for Networks, an opportunity for those involved with u3a networks to learn about what Beacon can do for them and their u3as, and an opportunity to tell us what you’d like to see. You can find a full agenda and you can reserve your place at https://beacon-for-networks-feb21.eventbrite.co.uk/.
Third Age Trust Trading has announced that the fees payable by u3as for using Beacon has been frozen at £1 per member for the 2021/22 financial year.
Photo by Stephen Phillips – Hostreviews.co.uk on Unsplash Roy Biggs, the Team Lead for on-going help, gives us the following tips on how to maximise the chances of your Beacon email being delivered successfully, and how to approach problem-solving if problems do arise. An Insight to email Issues When a problem occurs with Beacon email, […]
Thinking of moving to Beacon? There’s no need to wait for Beacon 2. Joining now will aid your journey to Beacon 2.
Beacon 2 will include the ability tio write your own reports. But what reports would you like to see out of the box?
This website asked U3As how Beacon was helping them during the lockdown. Read what Downe and Dunmow U3As told us.
West Lothian U3A became the 400th to benefit from Beacon. Meet their membership secretary, Helen Duffin, to hear how it went.
The number of U3As using Beacon has grown from 300 to 400 over the lifetime of this website.
Beacon site administrator Andy from Canterbury and District U3A explains what led his U3A to implement Beacon and how they have benefited. Canterbury & District have been Beacon users since December 2017. In common with many long-established U3As, in the early days we did admin with spreadsheets. Later, we progressed to a Microsoft Access […]